After tough Ivan Hlinka, Justin Bailey looks toward OHL career
This year's Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament, arguably the most prestigeous hockey competition in the under-18 category, was a disappointment for Team USA. Even though the Americans have an elite national team development program, they were able to produce just one, one-goal victory over Slovakia and three defeats in the group stage. Whatever the cause was, the offense still worked pretty well, which we could see in the game with Finland that ended 8-6 for Suomi.
Besides Adam Erne, the leading point-scorer for the "Stars and Stripes“ at the tournament, one of the best performances for Team USA was posted by a big yet skilled power forward, Justin Bailey, who is from the Buffalo, New York area.… read more